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After Winning Gold in Chile, Smart Has Eyes Back on Texas

When USA Basketball won gold this weekend in the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 championship against Canada, UT’s Shaka Smart—also the newly named head coach of...

 
 

A Little Snow Won’t Stop These Longhorns

The Texas Exes Washington D.C. Chapter watched the Texas vs. KU basketball game through two feet of snow on Saturday. As the blizzard raged outside, the Exes huddled...

 
 

Late to the Game: Just Deal With It.

When the new Nike apparel deal with UT was announced last week, it came with a surprising caveat. The deal, the richest in college sports history at $250 million...

 
 

Shaka Smart’s New Longhorns Pump Up the Energy

On Tuesday, Texas men’s basketball opened its last half-hour of practice to the media. What we saw was a drastically different Longhorn basketball team, helmed...

 
 

Myles Turner Helps Team USA Win Seventh Gold Medal

Good news for Rick Barnes and Texas basketball: Incoming University of Texas freshman and basketball wunderkind Myles Turner can now add “gold medal winner”...

 
 

Kevin Durant’s MVP Acceptance Speech Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity [Watch]

We’ve known for a long time that former Longhorn basketball star Kevin Durant is a class act. Durant is a man with a history of being generous in ways both...

 
 

Kevin Durant to Start in NBA All-Star Game (Again)

For the fourth time, former Longhorn basketball phenom Kevin Durant has been selected for the NBA All-Star Game. He’ll also be starting in the game for his...

 
 

Basketball Hall of Famer—and Longhorn—Slater Martin Dies

The Longhorns’ men’s basketball program has long produced prodigious talent. Stars like Kevin Durant, LaMarcus Aldridge, and T.J. Ford have cemented...

 
 

Kevin Durant Leads Team USA to Second Victory

Former UT basketball star and current Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant posted his first double-double of the 2012 London Olympics yesterday, scoring 13...

 
 

Spirit and Traditions Council Hosts Basketball Party

About 60 members of the Spirit and Traditions Council met at Pluckers in West Campus Monday evening to watch the Texas Longhorns basketball team take on the Aggies...

 
 
 
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